Neurology deals with the diagnosis and treatment of all categories of conditions and disease involving the central and peripheral nervous systems (and their subdivisions, the autonomic and somatic nervous systems), including their coverings, blood vessels, and all effector tissue, such as muscle. Neurological practice relies heavily on the field of neuroscience, the scientific study of the nervous system.
Unlike other neurology textbooks that either focus on neuroanatomy or clinical neurology, Clinical Neurology and Neuroanatomy integrates the two in manner which simulates the way neurologists learn, teach, and think. Clinical Neurology and Neuroanatomy is divided into two main sections.
The earliest symptoms are often subtle problems with mood or mental abilities. A general lack of coordination and an unsteady gait often follow. As the disease advances, uncoordinated, jerky body movements become more apparent. Physical abilities gradually worsen until coordinated movement becomes difficult and the person is unable to talk.
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Disease speedometer'. About 10,000 people in the UK have the condition and about 25,000 are at risk. Scientists working on the original study agreed that further experiments were needed to fully understand the pros and cons of the test, before it could be of any help to patients.
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Huntington disease (HD) is a rare genetic neurodegenerative condition. Tetrabenazine and deutetrabenazine are the only treatment options with a formal indication (chorea) for this patient population.
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Article in Canadian family physician Medecin de famille canadien 56(2):155 · February 2010 with 2 Reads. How we measure 'reads'. This book is devoted to the overview of those areas that are likely to have clinical applications in the near future. As the field matures, such a book becomes both timely and necessary.